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Momen proposes separate event at COP26 for most climate-vulnerable countries

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has proposed to host a CVF-COP26 joint event on the sideline of the upcoming COP26 to strengthen climate cooperation between the President of COP-26 a... Read More


Leader, Deputy Leader of Opposition (Remuneration and Privileges) Bill placed in parliament

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- The Leader and Deputy Leader of the Opposition (Remuneration and Privileges) Bill, 2021 was placed in the parliament on Friday. It was placed in order to replace the Leader and Depu... Read More


Bangladesh set a target of 141 in second T20i

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- A solid opening partnership between Mohammad Naim and Liton Das, complemented by a great finishing by Mahmudullah, has pushed Bangladesh to 141 for 6 in the second T20i against New Z... Read More


Big Covid-19 medical bills making many people paupers

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- When Hasan Chowdhury, a small trader, died at a private hospital in the capital after taking treatment for five days with Covid symptoms, his family found it next to impossible to ge... Read More


COVID-19: 3,167 test positive, 70 die in 24 hours

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- Bangladesh has registered 70 new fatalities from COVID-19 in a day, taking the death toll to 26,432. The caseload surged to 1,510,283 after 3,167 people tested positive for the dise... Read More


Air pollutants dropped in 2020, says UN agency

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- The UN weather agency says the world experienced a brief, sharp drop in emissions of air pollutants last year amid lockdown measures and travel restrictions put in place because of t... Read More


Bangladesh opt to bat first in second T20I against New Zealand

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bat first in the second T20I of the five-match series against New Zealand on Friday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. Bangladesh fielde... Read More


Seven arrested for making counterfeit drugs

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- Detective police have arrested seven people on charges of making counterfeit versions of medicines typically used to treat different diseases, including COVID-19 and cancer. The fak... Read More


Europe or South America: Who has the upper hand?

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- 11 June to 12 July 2021- this 32-day period was as close to Football heaven as one could possibly imagine. Two international tournaments featuring the two continents renowned for pro... Read More


Bangladeshi homemakers and their association with catering businesses

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- Bangladeshi homemakers are often labelled as people limited to household chores and similar activities, is it not? Well, just like a lot of other glass ceilings and stereotypes, they... Read More